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Mazda 787B Le Mans Return After 20 Years

The year 2011 marks the 20th anniversary of Mazda's victory in the most difficult endurance race, Le Mans 24 hours. In 1991 Mazda was the first and only Japanese manufacturer to win the race.Anniversary this year and at the invitation of the organizers, the Automobile Club de L'Ouest (ACO), Mazda will do a demonstration with the winning design, Mazda 787B, on the Sarthe circuit in Le Mans,...

Citroen C3 Picasso, Recalled That The Passenger Can Curb Service!

Citroen recalls 22,000 cars in service C3 Picasso sold in the United Kingdom (Right-hand drive) to solve a problem with the braking system: passenger car brake on the left can act!French manufacturer PSA Peugeot Citroen has announced it will recall about 22,000 units in service in England C3 Picasso sold to fix a potential problem with the brakes.A company spokesman said he "will call C3...

Venezuela: Historic First Suspension Of A License

The head of traffic police Venezuelan Luis Fernandez in recent days has called a press conference to announce the first ever suspension of license was registered in South America, in obedience to a law introduced in 2008 and have never been used as over-gooders of the authorities.Victim of this measure is Ramon Parra, 41 year-old bus driver, three alleged irregularities which are: speeding, too...

BMW: A Turbocharged V6 For The Next M3?

The engine of the new BMW M3 will have six cylinders. You return to the old, the second and third generation, when precisely 6L units were used by 3.0 and 3.2 liters. Established the architecture - even if doubts remain - remain to be given displacement and supercharging. In that regard, a forum user M3post reported the range of four units that the Bavarian engineers are preparing to browse.The...

Four Possible Versions Of The BMW M3 Engine

According to unofficial information published m3post.com, BMW had to choose for the next generation M3 will be launched in 2013, one of only four possible versions of the engine.The first possibility would be mounting a bi-turbo TwinPower 4-liter V8 (S65) of the current generation. The advantage would be that such power would be added to a respectable and impressive torque to the current...

Range Rover Autobiography Ultimate Edition, The Newest Car In The Collection Of Ion Tiriac

The collection of exclusive cars of former tennis player Ion Tiriac was completed last week a new Range Rover Autobiography Ultimate Edition, the most luxurious Range Rover ever made available in an edition limited to 500 units.New Range Rover Autobiography Ultimate Edition, the most luxurious interior ever created and the latest technology and gadgets for comfort and pleasure of its passengers...

Sebastian Vettel Won The Formula 1 Grand Prix Of Spain

Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull team rider, won Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix, the 5th stage of the World Championship after a fantastic duel with Lewis Hamilton, McLaren driver, thereby obtaining a fourth victory this season.After a very contentious race, from start to finish, Vettel and Hamilton were separated by only a few seconds.With an impressive pace and using a combination of new tires Pirelli...

Jaguar: You Think The Entry Level Sedan Only After The New XF

Jaguar will not think the new entry-level sedan before he renewed the cornerstone of its model range, the XF. The announcement was the top in a Jaguar 'interview with Autocar: this is the new marketing strategy after the arrival of the English house in command of Briton Adrian Hallmark, also head of the Tata management team that takes care of the house of the jaguar.Plans for a D-segment sedan...

Engine Of The Year Award 2011: 4 Awards For BMW

We've already talked about the success of Fiat and Ferrari for Engine of the Year Award 2011. But the German automaker BMW has had great satisfaction in the competition taking home four awards category with motors 4, 6 and 8 cylinders. BMW has been confirmed as the most successful manufacturer in the history of this competition: since 1999, the Bavarians have in fact taken home more than 50 wins...

Mazda 2: 30 km / l With The New Engine SkyActiv-G Gasoline

Mazda Japan has announced the specifications of the engine SkyActiv-G 1.3-liter gasoline direct injection, which will soon be included in the Mazda 2.First new family of small petrol Mazda will introduce the latest generation of future models, propose technical solutions, like the Miller cycle operation with very driven timings for the valves, the compression ratio of 14.0:1, the aluminum base...

BMW-Volkswagen: Open Warfare For Control Of SGL Group

For some time now BMW and Volkswagen are fighting to bring him SGL and all its know-how when it comes to carbon fiber, a material that will be crucial on the cars of the future. Monaco had scored a point in its favor initially signing a cooperation agreement with the company, but then came on the scene Volkswagen rising to 9.9% of the shares. Now, Susanne Klatten, shareholder of BMW, has...

Audi Q5 Hybrid Fuel Cell

Under the name of Q5 HFC (Hybrid Fuel Cell) Audi has unveiled a prototype hybrid-powered fuel cells, exposed during the Challenge Bibendum as pure and simple feasibility study.This car shows the developments achieved in the study of fuel cell systems and uses components made in synergy with the hybrid future, except of course the two cylinders when the hydrogen is stowed at a pressure of 700 bar...

Chevrolet: In June, Increases The Production Of The Volt

General Motors announced that the factory in Hamtramck, Michigan where does the Chevrolet Volt, will stop production for four weeks, the plant will face upgrading work in June to put in a position to expand production of the model.For the next three months, supply deliveries to dealers and customers will suffer delays, GM does know, but the priority now is to prepare for the Volt and Ampere's...

Volvo CED: Part Of The Draft Inductive Charging For Electric Cars

Volvo is participating in a project, the CED (Continuous Electric Drive), focused on "inductive charging for electric car: with Flanders' Drive, Belgian organization specializing in technology and development, and other partners, is developing the Scandinavian Home charging systems and methods that do not require cables or plugs. The energy is transferred in wireless mode to the car battery...

Volkswagen Passat: Coupe, Convertible And DC In 2014

Volkswagen coupe and cabriolet variants could introduce the next generation of European Passat. The enlargement of the range suggested by Auto Bild, Volkswagen would to take a similar path to that choice from the Audi A5, creating a rival "perfect" for the Opel Insignia Coupe announced, many already named in honor of the model of Calibra 90.The current Passat, fresh redesign, it will be replaced...